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Photos illuminated by the sun of the Southern Alpes: Ubaye and Durance valleys, Alpes de Haute Provence, Hautes Alpes, Prealpes de Digne-les-Bains (France), and Argentera (Italy).

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Photo 1 (id: 000couv_dolmen)


Photo 2 (id: 000couv_lac)


Photo description:
The water is the exit of the lake Marinet (2540m); behind it is the Rocher de l'Eissassa (3048m). A layer of condensed water covers the normally deep-blue sky of Ublantis and transforms the mountain fauna in a color-desert The missing fauna in these high elevations allows the painter Rhizocarpon geographicum to create supra-natural colors on the rocks. The photo was was taken in August 2003, which was an extremely try and hot summer.

Photo 3 (id: 000couv_river)

The URL of this page is, created: 17-Jul-2004, revised: 12-Oct-2004

Abreviations: AHP - Alpes de Haute Provence (04, France), FN - Friedrich Nietzsche (Thus spoke Zarathoustra - except if otherwise indicated), GD - , HA - Hautes Alpes (05, France), RS - Rudolf Steiner (Occult Science)

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